(mispelled as Cirphis eboriosa Hampson, 1905)
HADENINAE, NOCTUIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
male, drawing by George F. Hampson, listed as Cirphis eboriosa,
Catalogue of the Noctuidæ in the Collection of the British Museum,
Volume V (1905), Plate XCI, fig. 16,
image courtesy of Biodiversity Heritage Library, digitized by Smithsonian Libraries.
The adult moths of this species have dark brown wings each with a small white spot near the middle of each forewing.
This species occurs in
Further reading :
in Boisduval & Guenée:
Histoire naturelle des insectes; spécies général des lépidoptères,
Volume 9, Part 5, Section 1 (1852), p. 74, No. 96.
George F. Hampson,
Catalogue of the Noctuidae in the Collection of the British Museum,
Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the British Museum,
Volume 5 (1905), p. 479, No. 1828, and also Plate 91, fig. 16.
(updated 6 October 2011)